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Services

Upcoming Services

Are We in Danger of Losing our History?

Presenters: Bill Gleason
Date/Time: 10/21/2018 9:15am 10/21/2018 11:15am --

We are living in challenging times, times that require a sure understanding of our history. Yet a growing number of Americans do not know, nor care to know, our history. What does that mean for our identity and for our future?… Read the rest

Power of Stories

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate Walker
Date/Time: 10/28/2018 9:15am 10/28/2018 11:15am --

We are all made of stories, lots and lots of stories. We hear stories, and share stories. How we share them matters. How we cast our self in our own stories, and who wins and who  loses, matters.… Read the rest

Science and Religion: Can This Marriage Be Saved?

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate Walker
Date/Time: 11/04/2018 9:15am 11/04/2018 11:15am --

You may be familiar with the advice column where people send in letters asking “Can This Marriage Be Saved?” Our guest minister received a similar letter from a struggling couple, science and religion, and although he had never before done couples counseling in the advice column for-mat, he dutifully made …


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American Secularism and the Battle with Religion

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate Walker
Date/Time: 10/14/2018 9:15am 10/14/2018 11:15am --

Our country is built upon the foundation of separation of church and state, in effect establishing constitutional secularism. Yet religion is clearly important to both public and private citizens. How does this tension between state-sponsored secularism and the importance of religion influence our contemporary lives as Unitarian Universalists?… Read the rest

Bringing Light into Night Dreams

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate Walker
Date/Time: 09/30/2018 9:15am 09/30/2018 11:15am --

Let’s look at our dreams and dreaming and how we can sort out our emotional debris in our daily lives from the preciousness of life. Can our night dreams serve as an endless source of spiritual sustenance, creativity and problem solving?… Read the rest

What Does Universalism Call Us to Do?

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate R. Walker
Date/Time: 09/23/2018 9:15am 09/23/2018 11:15am --

Theology of Universal salvation put into action requires a paradigm shift. Are we ready to really seek, engage in, and create Salvation for all in this life? Is there a Universal Covenant that binds us all to one another?… Read the rest

Impact of Social Media on the Self and Other

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate Walker
Date/Time: 09/16/2018 9:15am 09/16/2018 11:15am --

Are we more or less connected with social media? Studies are indicating we’re lonelier than ever, but is it connected to use of social media? How do we use our social connections and networking in our religious lives?… Read the rest

Renewing Our Covenant

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate Walker, Ann Richards, and Mark Zimmerman
Date/Time: 09/09/2018 9:15am 09/09/2018 11:15am --

The Theme of the Month is Covenant, a wonderful reminder of what we hold as sacred in the community. This is our annual Gathering of Waters ritual. Please bring water from your home or travels over the summer for this multigenerational worship. We are back to two worship services, 9:15 … Read...

Do You Hear the People Sing?

Presenters: Eric Pourchot, Georgia Pourchot, Ger Fitzgerald and friends.
Date/Time: 09/02/2018 10:00am --

As Unitarian Universalists, we treasure individualism, but also acknowledge the power of collective action. This “mostly-music” service explores the tension between individualism and collectivism, with songs from sources as diverse as Supertramp and Sugarland; Simon and Garfunkel and Sister Sledge; Les Miz and The Kinks. You may hear songs you … Read...

The Question Box

Presenters: Rev. Dr. Kate R. Walker
Date/Time: 08/26/2018 10:00am --

This is the annual Sunday when I welcome written questions from those in attendance. A wide variety of topics is welcome, although I hold the right to defer to actual experts.… Read the rest

Journey of Race, Color and Culture

Presenters: Bill Alsmeyer-Johnson, Donna Gold, Sue Ries Lamb and Glenn Sheffield
Date/Time: 08/19/2018 10:00am --

During February and March, 2018, Rev. Kate and Sue Ries Lamb co-facilitated a series of six dialogue sessions based on the book, Journeys of Race, Color and Culture by Rick Huntley, Rianna Moore and Carol Pierce. Three participants from these sessions — Bill Alsmeyer-Johnson, Donna Gold and Glenn Sheffield — … Read...